Friday, August 5, 2016

Intravenous Vitamin C - Integrative Therapies Conference

KU Integrative Medicine is hosting a conference on Intravenous Vitamin C - Integrative Therapies on September 30 through October 1, 2016. A diverse group of scientists will describe the expanding science of intravenous vitamin C from the basic science underpinnings to the practical clinical use.

Free cancer screenings in August and September

The Kansas Masonic Foundation and local Masonic Lodges will host screenings across Kansas in 2016 that are coordinated by Midwest Cancer Alliance and staffed by physicians from KU Medical Center.

Pool Cool recognized by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Pool Cool, a sun safety program developed by Midwest Cancer Alliance and Kansas Cancer Partnership, has been recognized by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as a successful cancer control program.

Meet your next health care provider at Kansas Career Opportunities

Don’t miss your opportunity to meet resident physicians, health care job seekers, and students at the 22nd Kansas Career Opportunities (KCO).

Prepping for surgery: how to reduce stress and speed recovery

On Wednesday, August 17 at 3 p.m. (CT), in Goodland, Pittsburg, Salina and Oberlin, Kansas, Prepping for Surgery: How to Reduce Stress and Speed Recovery will be presented via interactive televideo.

Free smoking cessation program

Participants will learn about the many benefits of quitting, strategies to permanently quit, how to cope with triggers like stress and boredom and medications that may be helpful.

Outpacing Melanoma and Midwest Cancer Alliance are hosting a free skin cancer screening

Outpacing Melanoma and Midwest Cancer Alliance are excited to host a FREE skin cancer screening in Manhattan, Kansas on Saturday, August 13 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Chiropractic Family Health Center. Assessments of facial sun damage and bone density tests will also be available at our walk-in clinic.